Sega of America have released part one in a three-part developer diary for Yakuza 5. In this episode, Gio Corsi of Sony – director of Third Party Production – sits down with series director Toshihiro Nagoshi and Yakuza 5 producer Masayoshi Yokoyama, to discuss the influences of the Yakuza series, what drives them to craft the world of Yakuza and what motivated them to start working on the series in the first place. It’s definitely worth a watch and near the end the two even answer some fan questions. Check it out below:
Yakuza 5 is set to be released on the PS3 some time this Fall.